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Open Classes courses are electives offered in the Master of Library and Information Science and Master of Archives and Records Administration programs at the San José State University School of Information. Most of the electives offered in the master's degree programs are available through the Open Classes program on a space available basis. Courses are offered during the fall, spring, and summer sessions. Course selection and faculty vary each session.

Summer 2017 class topics include: STEM in Libraries, Cybersecurity, Information Ethics, Genealogy, Photographic Preservation, Metadata, Consumer Health Librarianship, Adult Literacy and Issues in Special Libraries -- among many other exciting topics.The window to request classes for summer 2017 Open Classes will be from April 24th at 8 am Pacific, through May 12th at 5 pm Pacific. The list of summer classes is available now.

Most of the 60+ electives offered in the MLIS and MARA graduate programs are available through the i.School Open Classes program.